can't get key from keyserver: Connection refused

Werner Koch
Fri, 26 Nov 1999 12:19:52 +0100

Virgilio Sanz <> writes:

> I'm having the same problem with all the keyservers I've used. I
> believe the problem is that gnupg doesn't know how to connect via proxy.
> I have my HTTP_PROXY environment variable set but it doesn't help
You have to use one of the development versions (or wait a few days for 1.0.1) and put a "--honor-http-proxy" into your ~/.gnupg/options -- Werner Koch at keyid 621CC013